Birgit Königsheim is head of Advanced Services in Nokia, responsible for global services innovation & incubation.
She has the profit & loss accountability for this service line across the globe. Additionally, she is a member of the country mgmt. board of Nokia Germany.
In her 20 years of experience in the telecoms, IT and consumer domain, she has taken on a wide variety of roles in her career, ranging from product management, sales, corporate development, management consulting, program management, business excellence, training and research.
Services innovation in her remit cover analytics, artificial intelligence, virtual agents, augmented / virtual reality, telco cloud, predictive care, expert & training Services and blockchain based service offerings, all of which demand a strong interworking in the broader ecosystem. In this context she has co-founded the Nokia Digital Creativity Lab in 2017.
Several industry awards and trade-marked services have been an external recognition of her service line successes (e.g. GloTel, IoT MWC).
Birgit is passionate about promoting women to the new normal and is leading the NOKIA sponsored women’s network “Our Greenhouse – putting the best females forward” and has just recently launched a new initiative for women in innovation across approx. 15 companies.